A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, south of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:35:32 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 34.98 km, -159.6346° West, 54.3762° North. Id of earthquake: us6000cc5u. Event ids that are associated: ak020difdahl, us6000cc5u. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.98 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 12:35:32 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:35 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred, in the last 10 days seven hundred and one, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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